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Arnold & Margaret Juhl Golden Wedding

Description: Copy negative of a group portrait taken for Arnold and Margaret Juhl's Golden Wedding celebration at the Danevang Community Hall. On the top row is Anna Michaelsen Skalisky, Rudolph Skalisky, Edythe Michaelsen, Hans Michaelsen, Vavie Michaelsen Skalisky, and Frank Skalisky. On the second row is Frank Witcher, Charles Corley, Christian Michaelsen, Arnold Juhl, Sophus Michaelsen, George Michaelsen, and Carl Michaelsen. Seated at the front of the group is Clara Michaelsen Witcher, Helena Michaelsen Corley, Clara Michaelsen, Margaret Michaelsen Juhl, Metha Starup Michaelsen, Helena Schaer Michaelsen, and Hilda Smith Michaelsen.
Date: January 25, 1971
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[August 1971 calendar page]

Description: Calendar page for the month of August 1971. Two days have Xs marked on them; another two have been annotated with "VAC." Image printed on the back of this page, "Chief Takes Toll," would have accompanied the view of the September 1971 calendar page. Calendar belonged to Kenith L. Ballard.
Date: 1971
Creator: Kemper Insurance
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Carl and Curtis Jensen Working with a Tractor on Their Farm]

Description: Color photograph of two men, Curtis Jensen and Carl Jensen, working with a red tractor on their family farm. They are both wearing work clothes and matching hats. The man on the left is standing beside the tractor's rear. The man on the right is sitting in the seat of the tractor and is turned around toward the camera. In the background is a field of tilled earth.
Date: March 9, 1971
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Draft of speech by John J. Herrera for the 42nd National Convention of LULAC - 1971-02-13]

Description: Draft of a speech by John J. Herrera, Past President of League of United Latin American Citizens during National LULAC Week on February 13, 1971 at Rice Hotel in Houston, Texas. In this speech, celebrating the 42nd birth of LULAC, Herrera discusses the history of the organization and their successes in fighting "discrimination against the Latin-Americans of Mexican descent." Herrera intersperses his discussion of the history of LULAC with personal stories. This draft is heavily edited and shows Herrera's original ideas and improvements of his speech.
Date: February 13, 1971
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Draft of speech by John J. Herrera for the 42nd National Convention of LULAC, page one - 1971-02-13]

Description: First page of a speech given by John J. Herrera, Past President of The League of Latin American Citizens, for National LULAC Week on February 13, 1971, at the Rice Hotel, Houston Texas. The first page of this speech celebrating the 42nd birth of LULAC, Herrera recalls conditions leading up to the founding of LULAC.
Date: February 13, 1971
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Final draft of speech by John J. Herrera for the 42nd National Convention of LULAC - 1971-02-13]

Description: Final draft of a speech by John J. Herrera, Past President of League of United Latin American Citizens, to be given during National LULAC Week on February 13, 1971 at Rice Hotel in Houston, Texas. In this speech celebrating the 42nd birth of LULAC, Herrera discusses this history of the organization and their successes in fighting "discrimination against the Latin-Americans of Mexican descent." Herrera intersperses his discussion of the history with personal stories. This copy of the speech appears to be the one that Herrera used to give the speech and includes the final minor edits he made prior to presenting his speech. On the back of the final page, Herrera made a handwritten list of English words and their Spanish equivalent.
Date: February 13, 1971
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Funeral Program for George Barber, August 13, 1971]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. George Barber, born February 11, 1912. The funeral was held Friday, August 13, 1971 at Emmanuel A.M.E. Church, officiated by B. T. Langham. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary and he was buried in Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: August 13, 1971
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Henry Glenn, January 9, 1971]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Henry Glenn, died January 7, 1971. The funeral was held January 9, 1971 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Reverend S. H. James. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in the U. B. F. Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: January 9, 1971
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Ira Nious, May 31, 1971]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Ira Nious, born July 9, 1897. The funeral was held Monday, May 31, 1971 at Shiloh Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. E. Steward, Pastor. Funeral arrangements were made through Bryant's Mortuary and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: May 31, 1971
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Josephine Sampson]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Josephine Sampson, born October 24, 1923. The funeral was held Saturday, April 3, 1971 at Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Rufus Wilson. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor Mortuary, Inc. and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: April 3, 1971
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Lena B. Jefferson, May 28, 1971]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Lena B. Jefferson, born December 24, 1927. The funeral was held Friday, May 28, 1971 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James, Pastor. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor Mortuary and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: May 28, 1971
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Ollie Edmerson, September 14, 1971]

Description: Funeral program for Brother Ollie H. Edmerson, died September 10, 1971. The funeral was held September 14, 1971 at Mount Zion First Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. C. William Black. Funeral arrangements were made though Carter-Taylor Mortuary and he was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: September 14, 1971
Partner: San Antonio Public Library